r TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 1914.
9 THE CALUMET NEWS
, PAGE FIVE
RIGHT OFF" THE REELilLLINOIS CASTS
Concerning Attractions the Local Playhouses Offer the Amuse
ment Loving Public.
(THIS DEPARTMENT APPEARS EVERY TUESDAY AND FRIDAY.)
The Famous I'layers company re
It'UNed on Arll 10, a four-purl subject,
ii n adaptation of tlio well-known story
liy Charles j-'rederlo 1ohh, "The Kc-
dt-mptlon of David Corson." The title
role 1m played by William Farnum, who
need no Introduction to American
playgoers. The story Is of a young
Quaker who becomes Infatuated with
a gpsy girl. Following the donth of
his mother he accepts the offer of em
ployment for Dr. Paracelsus, well por
trayed by Jlobert Uroderlck. The
doctor" Is a traveling quack, and he
Is anxious to make ubo of the oratori
cal talents of the young Quaker. Dav
id knows that the gypsy gin 1 con
nected with the show of Dr. Paracel
sus; It is that fact chiefly that Impels
him to ally himself with the traveling
dispenser of cure-alls. When David
learns of tho marriage ceremony he
billies the Justice of the peace who
presided, with the result that the girl
is informed that her-marrlaK is illeg
al. She leaves Paracelsus and goes
with Corson, who takes her to a cler
gyman and marries her.
When Paracelsus pursues. Corson
meets him, and in a struggle the for
mer is blinded. From this point Cor
on goes down. - Andy MacFarlane, a
lumberman reformed in earlier days
through the Instrumentality of Corson,
is now tho one who brings back to the
lU-ht the man who has turned his back
on his early teachings. One day when
Corson Is speaking in a mission, Pnra-
telsus enters and recognizes the voice
of the man who has ruined him. The
former "doctor" Is led to the home of
MacFarlane. There Corson invites
him to do with him what he will.
1'aracelsus attempts to stab Corson,
but falls dead in the attempt. Corson
Is led back to Papeeta, and tho two
are legally married by MacFarlane.
All ends happily.
This picture will be shown at the
Grand tonight only.
"Me and Hill," .a two-part drama,
founded on a human Interest story of
love, Is the Royal feature subject.
Young Sam, who represents "Me,"
and young Hill como on the scene, a
pair of barefoot boys on their way to
school. They stop at the old swinging
gate, and there come,, young Jean and
young Kitty, misses of tender years,
who are met by the barefoot boys and
permitted to carry their luncheons and
books as they trudge nway down the
lune toward the little old red school-
house. The scene sweeps to munhood
The boys, "Me an Hill," call upon and
court the dainty and demure maidens,
Kitty and Jean. Eventually, they mar
ry and Jean bears a son, and Kitty
Time Dies and the babies grow to
manhood, to womanhood. Love buds
In their hearts, and their parents look
forward to a fresh alliance with fond
hope. About this time the beautiful
mother, Jean, dies, and her husband
Sam, now silvered about the ears, lj
left to walk alone and In the shadow
A cloud no larger than a man's hand
brings darkness over the land; the
wild drumbeat of war is heard, and
brother confronts brother., upon the
Held of battle In' the civil strife of '61.
Sam's boy marches nway to the battle
front under the banner of the Union
Hag, leaving his sweetheart, Hill's girl
thinking proudly of the hour when her
soldier lover will return to her In tri
umph. Alas, Sam never comes back!
The scene changes to the spirited
episodes of war. Sam, the intrepid sol
lier, while rushing ammunition for
ward in the face of the enemy, is slain
by a bursting bomb. Overcome with
Mief, Kitty slips silently awa to sob
out her grief alone. She goes down
to the old mill stream, pushes out in
the clumsy tlatboat, buries her head In
her heads, and then as the craft strikes
and eddy It overturns nnd she Is
drowned. In the course of time the
entire community is enlisted in a
search. They find Kitty's body like
another Ophelia, ut rest amid the wat
ery. reeds and rushes. It Is now Sam's
turn to comfort the bereaved Hill, und
be pushes aside his own sorrow to
meet this new emergency ns only a
llf.l ! .... .
......,.,H jut-mi tan. Alone In the
world, bravely facing the darkllmr
shadows, the two old friends, leaning
me one upon the other, trudge home
ward In the gathering KlMlin ()f tnt,
sometimes that they are dull in
mind, depressed in spirits, and that
they have headache, backache,
and Bufferings that make life
seem not worth living. But these
conditions need be only temporary.
They are usually caused by indigestion
or biliousness and a few doses of
wHl quickly, safely and certainly
fight the wrong. This famous family
remedy tones the, stomach, stimu
lates the liver, regulates tho bowels.
Beecham's Tills cleanse tho system
of accumulating poisons and purify
the blood. Their beneficial action
shows in brighter looks, clearer
complexions, better (pelings. Try
them, and you also will find that they
bfctHUM mi acUJ ! with vary tox.
iou i 'oi iiuidcn Room," a Hison
""ma suojeci m three pnrts, is the
i eopie feature Tuesday. The play Is
icpieie with powerful, thoroughly hu
man situations that test the bravery
rather than' tho artistry of the player
ror its grii The story follows:
Ir. James Gibson's mother, on her
oeatli-licd. makes him promise that he
will find his ulster, Pauline, and glv
fi u oying motner's blessing. He
seeks Pauline out. He finds her with
u nameiess child in her arms. Shame
and sorrow have so preyed upon her
that she has become Insane. Dr. Gib
son takes her and the baby to his
A score of years pass. The doctor's
niece grows up in ignorance of the
conditions of her birth and is led to
believe that she is an orphan, raullne,
her mother, is kept confined in a room!
the door of which Is kept locked, ex
cept when an attending nurse comes
The niece Is engaged to marry the
prosecuting attorney, a rising young
man. Dr. Gibson is making a study if
hypnotism. John Morris, a wealthy
neighbor. Is likewise Interested In the
same subject. To settle a point In'ani
argument on the subject, one night
Gibson liynotizes his niece and pointing
to Morris, tells her: "Your worst ene
my sits upon that chair. Kill him"!
She go4H to a table and reaches for a
paper knife, but is given a piece of
paper Instead. With the imaginary
weapon in her hand she goes to Morris
and goes through with the action of
A short time afterward, Pauline, the
Insane woman, sees Morris from her
window. Dim recollections of the past
are recalled. Morris Is the man respon
sible for her ruin. When Gibson learns
this all his relations with Morris are
broken off. In the meantime vague
ideas are fermenting in the mind of
the crazy woman. One night she es
capes from her room and creeping
down stairs, finds her daughter asleei
In a chair. She takes a shawl from the
daughter's shoulders and leaves. She
finds John Morris and kills him with
he same paper knife used in the hyp
tiotic experiment. Returning, she finds
her daughter still asleep. She strokes
her hands and leaves blood stains upon
them, then returns to her room.
Morris is found murdered. Gibson is
called and find his niece's shawl near
the dead man. The girl is then located
asleep In a chair, and the blood upon
her fingers Is discovered.
She is arrested and convicted of the
murder of John Morris. At last, how
ever. Gods charity Intervenes. Paul
Ine, the Insane woman. Is found dead
In her room. In her hand she holds a
watch which she took from tho mur
dered man. Her daughter's innocence
Fifteen Hundred Candidates Seek
Nomination at Primaries
PLAYGROUND SEASON ENDS;
EQUIPMENT IS IN STORAGE
Springfield, 111., Sept. 1. The voters
of Illinois, Including a liberal propor-
Hon of women, went to the polls today
to make their selections among fifteen
hundred candidates for State, congres
sional and legislative nominations.
Eleven hundred out of the total num
ber whose names appear on the prl
mary ballots ore contesting for nomi
nations for seats In the legislature. A
LITTLE TOTS THOROUGHLY EN
JOY SUPERVISED GAMES
The Lyric has a double program to
nigbt, with two big features "Ashes o
the Past," a Majestic two-part drama,
and "How Villains Are Made," a two
part Keystone comedy. There will be
a complete change of program tomor
row evening, with a Reliance two-part
Western drama as the feature, entitled
"The Deputy Sheriffs Star." On Thurs
uay, ni a special matinee at 4 p. m.,
the eleventh installment of "The Perils
of Paulino" will be shown.
"MODERN EVE" BIG ATTRACTION
Musical Comedy To Be Staged Her
By Original Chicago Company.
Local theater-goers will see for the
first time here at the Calumet theater
on Thursday Sept. 3 Mort II. Singer's
latest and biggest musical comedy "A
Hiu fame of some of Its musical
numuers wis preceeded it and are
hummed and whistled In all parts of
tho country; among the most popular
are "Goodbye Everybody," "Is The
Girl You Married Still The Girl You
Love," "Lonesome Moon," "Ulta, My
Margarita" and "Every Day Is Christ
mas When You're Married."
"A Modern Kve" scored heavy In
Chicago where It was first produced
In the United States, and ran for
twenty weeks at the Garrlck theater
to the largest houses ever known for a
summer engagement. In fact, capacity
houses were tho rule. The attraction
was forced to leave the Garrlck to
make room for previous house con
tracts that could not bo set back fur
ther and was moved to the Princess
theater, where It continued its record
breaking run. LeComte and Flesher, by.
arrangement with Mr. Singer, are
sending to this city the same company
that delighted the music lovers of Chi
cago, the same production and all that
goes with It and promises an attraction
In every way up to, Mr. Singer's estab
lished high standard. Advertisement.
The largest flashlight In (he world Is
that recently established on the Island
of Heligoland, In the North sea. It
can sometimes be seen at a distance of
Hrlef nnd repeated treatments with
air superheated to 120 degrees, accord
ing to an English expert, will cure can
cer In its early stages.
. Hird boxes of concrete ore said to be
Just as Inviting to the birds as those of
wood, and easier and cheaper to make.
Helen Ware is to "tar this season
In a modern drama by William Lock.
The Laurium playground season was
formally closed Saturday, this being
tho last day of" the school vacation
Part of the equipment already has been
placed In storage in the neighborhood
und the remainder will bo stored away
as soon as possible. Although the
grounds will still be open for the games
of the children, there wll be no eu
pervlsor In attendance during the re
larger number of Democrats are aspir- I malnder of the season nnd as tnost of
Ing to State offices than ever before In I the equipment has been removed, It
the history of the State. For most of Is expected the grounds will lose their
the offices there are three or four times I popularity.
us many Democratic candidates as He- I The season has been a very success-
publicans. Progressives have but fcwlful ne at the Laurium playground and
opposing primary candidates. Ithe supervised games and pastimes
Public Interest centers chieily in the I have been thoroughly enjoyed by the
contest for the Democratic nomination I children, several hundred of whom
for United States senator to succeed Inave been thoroughly enjoyed by the
Senator Lawrence Y. Sherman, whose I children, several hundred of whom
terms will explro next March. It is the j hns an unusually large proportion of
first time in the history of the State I Mldren, the playground has been
that the people have had an opportuni- I ensy t access and has to a marked
ty to nominate and elect a senator by I degree overcome the natural indina
vir ect vote, under the new amendment I t'on toward street play, substituting
to the Federal Constitution. The con-1 recreation from which the objection
test has been one of the most Interest-I n"'e features have been removed.
Ing that Illinois has seen In many! If- 's probable that the Playground
years. I Association wll. arrange with the Yot-
G. 0. P, Situation Clear. 1 1: 1 estate for the continuation of tho
On the Republicun side where Sena-I Playground next year. Its usefulness
tor Sherman has little action opposl- I nfis 1acen 'u,,y proved nnd until some
Hon for the nomination, the situation "ot,cr grounds are obtained, the as
is finite clearly defined. Tho names of "o' latlon Is very anxious to retain the
several Republican aspirants appear on Bounds which have been used In the
the ballots, but their strength Is not I PaBt
considered formidable and it is gener
ally neneved that Senator Sherman
will be renominated by a substantial
On the Democratic side the situation
is entirely different. More than a doz
en Democrats entered the race for the
senatorship. Later a number of them
PLAYS AND PLAYERS
Harry Lauder Is to make another
Austrian tour next winter.
"The Passing Show of 1914" has
nusseil its 100th ncr forma rice nt the
dropped out of the field, but there are Winter Garden in New York.
still five from which tho voters may jane Cowl's plans for the season in-
make their choice. Roger C. Sullivan ide an am.earance in the leading
of Chicago, for many years the Illinois ri ()f "Montmarte," a play adapted
member of the National Democratic from the French
committee, Is looked upon as the most Marie Cahill, who has not been seen
prominent of the Democratic aspirants ,, the stage for several years, Is to re
for the senatorship. In fact, it Is gen- ,it,.ar this Reason en ni.w musical
PYTHIANS TO ISHPEMING.
Dr. H. Sang.ster, J. Hansen
and Angus McLennan, the advance
guard of the Iiuriuin Pythian delega.
tion which will uttend the Ishpemlng
reunion und state convention, departed
this morning for the Hematite
city. Others of the degrco team will
leave tomorrow morning on a special
train over the Mineral Range road.
Altogether about thirty members of
Laurium lodge will uttend tho big
COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT.
The regular September meeting of
tho laurium council will be held this
evening. Among the matters to be
considered, are the proposed sidewalk
improvements on Ahmeek and Pewabio
streets, and a settlement for the pave
ment Improvements. Several matters
pertaining to the town hall altera
tions also will be taken up.
SACRED HEART SCHOOLS.
The fall term of the Sacred Heart
parochial schools of Iiurium opened
this morning with a splendid enroll
ment. The school buildings bad been
placed in splendid condition and indi
cations are that the coming yeur will
be a very successful one.
erally conceded that the contest Is one
of Sullivan against the field.
Administration Opposes Sullivan
Mr. Sullivan has been a political foe
of Secretary of State Rryan ever since
the Haltlmore convention nnd In con
sequence he has not received the sup
port of the national administration In
the present contest. Likewise he Is op
posed by the State administration of
Governor Dunne nnd tlie Chicago or
ganizatlon headed by Mayor flarrison.
Governor Dunne, Senator Lewis and
Mayor Harrison have given their in
dorsement to the candidacy of Law
rence It. Stringer for the senatorial
nomination. In addition to Mr. Sulli
van and Mr. Stringer the candidates
for the Democratic nomination include
Secretary of State Harry Woods, Lieu
tenant Governor Hurra tt o'Hara and
James Traynor, all of Chicago.
TO PREVENT MATCH FAMINE.
American Chemists Preparing Substi
tute for Imported Ingredients.
If the Europe-Hi war continues for a
long time, there may be .brought about
a condition in which the United States,
though not one of the combatant., will
be unable to find Its match, or, more
precisely. Its matches. The head of
one of the largest match concerns In
the country pointed out a few days ago
The 1'rinzess Zim-ZIm" is to be
known as "The Lonely Heart" when It
Is revived this season for the uses of
The Rohemian," " a new play by
Jack Lait, the Chicago author, Is to
be tried out In Los' Angeles soon by
An Interesting event 'of the early
season In New York will be the pre
sentation of Jean 'Webster's play.
Oliver Horosco has signed a con
tract with Pritzl Scheff to be the star
In the production of the new Viennese
operetta, "Madcap Therese."
"The Jtridge of Sighs" is the title of
the new- play by Edward Sheldon in
which Miss Ethel Rarrymore will soon
begin her season In New York.
Louis N. Parker has written nn his
torical and costumejday about Henry
VIII. It Is called the "Rluff King Hal"
and will be produced by Arthur Rour-
Mme. Olga Petrova will engage In a
road tour In "Panthea" during the
early part of the season. About holi
day time she will appear In New York
In a new play.
The cast of "The Tramp," a piny by
Richard Harding Davis and Jules Eck
ert Goodman, will Include Janet
Reecher, Tully Marshall, Charles Rich-
man, orrln Johnson, llarry Jlarwood
the danger of an Impending match
famine In this country as a result of an,, 'I:iillne Hammcrstcln.
Hie Wlir. ... W..H.... nnrl.,1 with
a m- nupiur oi maicnes nere, ne said. Klaw and F.rlanirer because of their
depends entirely upon tho Importations ,)0ll0f ,nat m,sh c,mrtte Walker
from abroad. Inasmuch as 10 per cent. (Mrs. Walter) should not head the cast
of. the total matches used here, of the of n, play A ,,,.ltn Woman." and is
safety variety, are Imported directly, nsKlirnntr the managerial function with
and tne combination or chemicals used
Miss Ella Reach, tho well known
trained nurse, has arrived here from
New London, Ohio, where she has
fcpent the sumer with her mother.
Mrs. J. H. Unities and children have
arrived home from Eagle Harbor
where they have spent the summer
Harold Duncan has returned to his
home In Ironwood nfter visiting local
Jay Hall, who recently was severely
burned In coming In contact with di
rect electric current, has sufficiently
recovered to resume his duties.
The infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Martin Meyers of Rootjack, died yes
terday. Funeral services will be held
thl3 afternoon, In charge of Rev. M.
H. Qual of tho German Reformed
Mr. and Mrs. John Hicks and chil- ,
dren have arrived home from Rich
mond, Va., where they visited with
Mr. and Mrs. Abe Roberts.
Mr. and Mrs. Al Galby have gone
to Lansing where they will spend a
short time with friends.
Mrs. John Knechtges and children
ore home from Chilton, Wis., where
they visited during the greater part
of the summer.
Leonard Pearson, .who bas. been .Vis
iting with local friends for the past
two weeks, has gone to Detroit, to re
sume his duties.
Carlos Reif has returned from Chil
ton, Wis., whero he visited during the
Mrs. Melville Saunders of Duluth,
who has been visiting with her sister,
Mrs. John R. Ryrne of Laurium, has
left for her home.
Miss Wylas DesRoslers left yester
day for Globe, Arizona, after visiting
for the past two weeks with Miss Ca
Thursday, Sept. 3
2" RECORD IS" TRIUMPHAL TOUR
MORT H. SINGER'S Beat Comic Opera Offering
THE TRANSLATED GERMAN OPERETTA
Rrltlsh exports in
valued at $:'(M),so0,ri3'
O Y A Tf
Next to Post Office. -J
E.C Richards, Mgr.
"ALL THAT'S BEST IN PICTURES
In tho remaining 90 per cent., or
scratch where you please" variety, can
also be obtained only from abroad.
"Tho fact that the present supply of
matches on hand In the United States
is low cannot be denied," said E. R.
Stettlnlus, president of the Diamond
Match company. Mr. Stettlnlus added
that he had no fear of a famine as re
gards matches In this country.
"I want to emphasize the statement
that there Is absolutely no need for
alarm. In an emergency such as this
is just the time tor us to keep ourlarJ n0ors
bends, with the amount of chemicals
tow on hand we can make enough
matches to last Just about five months.
That Is to say, our firm can keep Its
regular customers supplied just that
long. I cannot speak for the other
firms that help supply the trade, but I
understand their condition Is just
about the same as ours.
"To have even so large a supply as
that on hand means a great deal when
you consider that about 030,000,000
matches are used every day In the
United States. On this basis, each In
dividual would uso seven matches a
"The Ingredients that go to make our
match heads come very hugely from
the European countries affected by the
present war. The safety matches mnde
abroad come exclusively from Austria
and Belgium. It Is possible to make
matches In Norway and Sweden, but
their product Is bound to be diverted
entirely by the countries at war.
"We have long been at work to dis
cover a new method of making match
es, and not long ago our chemists act
ually succeeded In devising nn alter
nate scheme which would not require
any Imported chemicals. We believe
that it will work, and, of course, we
stand ready to put U to the test. All
the details are not jet completed, but
our experts are now hrt! at work at
their task. I have Implicit faith that
they will make good."
regard to that drama.
A new musical comedy entitled "Ii-
dy Luxury" Is to be produced by V.
C. Whitney for tho first time In Toron
to on September 14. The book was
written by Mrs. Hida Johnson Young.
and the music by William Schroedcr.
In November Mr. Whitney plans to
produce the new Straus opera, "Mein
The European war means that the
American stage Is not likely to be
overburdened for some time to come
with English, German or French plays
This should afford an un
precedented opportunity for American
dramatists who can produce fresh, In
spired creations to the taste of Ameri
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An unusual and poetic ply( showing
the life and love of father and son
through three generations, with the
daughters and mothers to match. How
the two pairs of chums beg hi life and
progress to silvered age make a series
of wonderfully picturesque and inter
esting human document.
PICTORIAL NO. 45
Events o Special Interest.
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STATE OF MICHIGAN,
The Trobate Court fur the County of
At a wesslon of uld Court, held at
the Trobate Oflloe in the Villas of
Houghton In wild County, on the
31st ljy of AtiKiist A. I 1914.
Tresent: Hon. Goo. C. Pentley, Judge
In the Matter of tho Kntato of Amelia
V. Kvnnx, DfcraMOil.
Klizubfth Kvims Simonson, daughter
of sal.l ilecfiiwil, havlnn flle1 In nald
court hr petition praying that the ad
ministration of Haiti estate be granted
to William It. Anderson or to smno
other suitable person.
It is Ordered. That the 2:th day of
September A. I. 1914, at ten o'clock In
the forenoon, at said probate other, be
nnd Is hereby nppointed for hearing
It Is Further Ordered, That public
notice thereof he given by publication
of a copy of this order, once each week
for three successive weeks previous to
wold day of hearing, In the Calumet
News, a newspaper printed and circu
lated In said" "County. ''
(vSeal) GDO. C. HENTT.ET,
A true copy. Judge of Probata.
Llllas fl. Mitchell.,
Reg Vrter of rrobate. , "V"7V
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